Fitch affirms Belgazprombank at ‘B’, Outlook Stable

Press office.

Fitch Ratings affirmed Belgazprombank’s Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'B' with Stable Outlook.

Fitch affirms Belgazprombank at ‘B’, Outlook Stable

The affirmation of the IDR reflects Fitch's view of potential support Belgazprombank could receive, if required, from its shareholders (PJSC “GAZPROM” and Bank GPB (JSC)) due to the strategic importance of the Belarusian market and close political and economic ties between the two countries.  

Further increase of Belgazprombank’s Long-Term IDR is capped by Country Ceiling.  

The bank’s ‘b’ Viability Rating, which has also been affirmed, reflects Belgazprombank's reasonably stable and profitable financial performance indicators under current circumstances, traditional loan-quality, as well as its solid headroom of core capital. 

The rating actions in relation to Belgazprombank are as follows:

  • Long-term IDR affirmed at 'B', Outlook Stable; 
  • Short-term IDR affirmed at 'B';
  • Support Rating affirmed at '4';
  • Viability Rating affirmed at 'b'. 
For more details, please visit Fitch Ratings page

Belgazprombank extended subordinated loans from shareholders
Press office.

The major shareholders of Belgazprombank, PJSC Gazprom and Bank GPB (JSC), extended the subordinated loan provided in equal shares in the total amount of RUB 4.96 bn.

Fitch Affirms Belgazprombank at “B”
Press office.

On May 25, 2021 Fitch Ratings affirmed Belgazprombank's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at “B” with Negative Outlook, which is the highest rating possible for Belarusian issuers capped by the country ceiling.

Belgazprombank 2021 General Shareholders Meeting
Press office.

The Annual General Shareholders Meeting of Belgazprombank was held on 30 March 2020 in Minsk using a video conference system.

Gazprombank: we expect economic recovery in Belarus
Press office.

Bank GPB (JSC) issued a press release following the visit of Gulnara Khaidarshina, Deputy Head of Research Department, to the Republic of Belarus. The release confirms a positive view on economic recovery of Belarus:

Belgazprombank Results For February 2021
Press office.

Based on performance in January-February 2021, Belgazprombank gained profit of BYN 17.4 mln, which is 4.6 times higher than for the same period of 2020.

Belgazprombank Attracts New Loan From Gazprombank
Press office.

Belgazprombank and Bank GPB (JSC) signed the agreement on providing EUR 60 million long-term loan facility in favor of Belgazprombank. The attracted funds will be used to finance the development of small and medium-sized enterprises in the Republic of Belarus.

Fitch Affirms Belgazprombank’s Ratings
Press office.

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Belgazprombank's ratings at the highest level possible for Belarusian issuers at present capped by the country ceiling - Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at “B”, Negative Outlook.

Belgazprombank and Development Bank to further support small and medium-sized enterprises
Press office.

Since 21 January 2021 Belgazprombank has resumed financing small and medium-sized enterprises in the framework of the Program of financial support to small and medium-sized enterprises implemented by the Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus (hereinafter – the Program).

About the appointment of the Chairman of the Management Board of Belgazprombank and amendments to the positions of the members of the Management Board
Press office.

By the decision of the Board of Directors of Belgazprombank of 15 January 2021 Nadzeya Yermakova was appointed as the Chairman of the Management Board of Belgazprombank starting from 18 January 2021.

Company `s logo